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  • Most in-demand jobs in 2015

    Those looking for a new job in the new year might want to try a few specific industries that consistently have the most openings.

  • Arlington Will No Longer Ask Job Applicants About Criminal Record

    Arlington County will no longer ask many job applicants about their criminal record prior to an interview.

  • 6 ways to hunt for headhunters

    Help recruiters help you.

  • Hansen Turbine to expand Va. manufacturing plant

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A manufacturer of coating spray applications for the aircraft and turbine parts coating industry is planning to invest $2.5 million to expand its operations in Grayson County. Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Monday that Hansen Turbine’s plans for sister company Falcon Turbine to relocate from North Carolina will create 25 jobs. Officials…

  • Gov. creates new workforce initiative

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe is creating a new workforce development initiative with a focus on helping military veterans find jobs. McAuliffe signed an executive order Wednesday creating the new initiative, which will be led by Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones. The governor plans to ask 10,000 businesses to sign commitments…

  • Southwest Va. coal mine closing, 120 to lose jobs

    HAYSI, Va. (AP) — More than 120 people are being laid off at an Alpha Natural Resources mine in southwest Virginia. The coal company said Thursday the layoffs will occur as the mine near Haysi (hay-SY’) is closed over the next two months. The Bristol Herald Courier (http://bit.ly/1vczr7v) reports that 66 were laid off Thursday…

  • What are the best and worst entry-level jobs?

    As a new wave of college graduates enters the job market, WalletHub compiled
    a list of the best and worst entry-level jobs based on information, such as
    starting salaries, industry growth rate, number of job openings and education
    requirements.

  • The most, least common jobs in the U.S.

    You may see fewer job listings for wood patternmakers, animal
    breeders and geographers and more for office clerks and registered nurses,
    according to research that reflects the most and least common jobs in the United
    States.

  • Is it getting harder to make ends meet?

    The U.S. middle class has for years been the most affluent in the world. But that\’s no longer the case.

  • Top 10 best and worst jobs

    Sorry, lumberjacks.

  • 7 things successful people don’t say

    Office chatter is a normal part of the job, but it may have more of an effect on your success than you think.

  • Home Depot hiring 750 in Washington area

    It won\’t be long before Home Depot Inc. replaces snow blowers
    with lawn mowers, which means the home improvement chain is ramping
    up hiring for its busiest season

  • 10 most stressful and least stressful jobs

    CareerCast.com ranks the jobs with the highest and lowest stress levels.

  • 12 jobs that will grow in 2014

    Many out-of-work professionals have been looking for jobs in their fields for a long time. But according to a new survey, 2014 could be a banner year for some.

  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center cutting jobs

    MedStar Washington Hospital Center is cutting jobs as financial pressures mount at the District\’s largest hospital.